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Macquarie Park, New South Wales, Australia
Job reference: R-049405
Posted date: Apr. 18, 2019
  • North Ryde Location, with onsite parking
  • Best in class, cutting edge technology
  • Project and Capital works focus

At AstraZeneca we conduct research across three continents, manufacture in 16 countries and work in over 100 countries while our medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide.

Here at AstraZeneca Australia we make products that improve lives of people in 30 countries, every single day. Our state of the art production facility in North Ryde is going through an exciting growth phase and you can be part of it! If you thrive in a fast paced, dead line driven environment this could be the opportunity you have been looking for! Grow, learn and develop your career.

We currently have an opportunity for an Electrical Controls Engineer to join our Capital Projects team. Reporting to the Head of Capital Works, you will support the ongoing development of our manufacturing capability and play a critical, hands on role as a subject matter expert in projects associated with the installation, commissioning and validation of new equipment and machinery.

More specifically you will:

  • Plan, coordinate and undertake electrical, control system and infrastructure projects for our production plant and site facility, adhering to safety and quality requirements.
  • Plan, coordinate and undertake electrical, control systems and infrastructure modifications, following relevant procedures to ensure that equipment is maintained in its validated state.
  • Identify, plan and undertake projects to time and budget, including preparing validation protocols and documentation, and completion of validation activities.
  • Provide expert electrical engineering advice to other departments, for resolving complex technical issues with a focus on PLC and SCADA systems.
  • Identify, develop and implement policies, procedures and record keeping systems to meet operational, safety and quality requirements, and conforms to best practice.

Desired Experience

  • Ideally at least 5 years experience designing, developing and commissioning control systems in a pharmaceutical/FMCG/ highly regulated manufacturing environment.
  • Tertiary qualified in Engineering (Electrical/Mechatronic/Mechanical).
  • Experience and understanding of SCADA and PLC systems is essential with knowledge of Wonderware and Siemens systems highly desired
  • SQL database configuration and reporting is an advantage
  • Experience with GMP, System Engineering and or quality systems is highly desirable
  • Strong problem solving skills with the ability to anticipate business needs.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Demonstrated technical experience with the documentation and validation of systems.

Apply Today !!

AstraZeneca offer an excellent salary and benefits package including leave loading allowance, extra leave days, free parking and free gym a good work/life balance and the opportunity to contribute to a great team.

Electrical Project Engineer

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